Room hire

The Ashburton Community Centre has various facilities to hire for community, not-for-profit and commercial use. Our rooms are suitable for a variety of functions, including meetings, classes, general interest gatherings and workshops.

The rooms are purpose built and have a variety of high quality features including digital TVs and laptop connectivity, centrally controlled air conditioning and heating, and ample light.

Our Centre features a shared break-out area with a kitchenette and tables, a microwave and fridge along with coffee and tea-making facilities. We also have a registered demonstration kitchen available for hire.

The size and format of our rooms vary, suitable for groups of six in our smaller meeting room, through to catering for 30 seated theastre-style in our larger rooms. To support local community we offer a discounted rate to eligible groups.

We are an accessible centre.

Open Times for Hire:
Monday to Friday 7.00am – 10:30pm, Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 10:30pm by booking only.

Our rooms are not available for parties or receptions.

Meeting Room 1

A small, carpeted room, with a preset furniture layout suited for small groups of up to 12.

Cost:
Community rate: $20 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $25 (+gst) per hour

Meeting Room 2

A medium sized, carpeted room, with a preset boardroom style furniture layout suited for groups of 10 - 12.

Cost:
Community rate: $30 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $35 (+gst) per hour

Meeting Room 3

A medium sized, carpeted room, suited for groups of 12 – 15 seated at tables or up to 30 theatre style. No furniture is provided in this room. If required it must be requested on your room hire application.

Cost:
Community rate: $30 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $35 (+gst) per hour

Meeting Room 4 (also known as Art and Craft Room)

A medium sized room with a lino floor and art wet room. This room has a preset furniture layout suitable for groups of up to 14.

Cost:
Community rate: $30 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $35 (+gst) per hour

Meeting Room 5 (also known as House and Garden room)

A medium sized, carpeted room, suited for groups of 12 – 15 seated at tables or up to 30 theatre style. No furniture is provided in this room. If required it must be requested on your room hire application.

Cost:
Community rate: $30 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $35 (+gst) per hour

Demonstration Kitchen

Our registered kitchen, adjoining Meeting Room 3, is available for use as a demonstration kitchen, or for your self-catering requirements. Please Note: The Demonstration Kitchen can be hired in conjunction with any other meeting room for an extra $5.00 per hour.

Cost:
Community rate: $20 (+gst) per hour
Commercial: $25 (+gst) per hour